Exclusive: Here’s what Dabangg 3 actress Saiee Manjrekar says about her mentor Salman Khan

Back in 2019, she made her Bollywood debut with Salman Khan’s production venture Dabangg 3. The actress is grateful towards the actor for being her support system and for giving her a launchpad, which has been a popular franchise in Bollywood. Post her entry in the Hindi film industry, the actress is now busy with two interesting projects. One being, Major starring Adivi Sesh, and her south debut Ghani which is a Telugu language film starring Suniel Shetty.

Though Saiee has stemmed out today, she says that she is very much in touch with her mentor Salman and also reaches out to him for his suggestions and opinions. She says, “I am very much in touch with him. He is someone who’s very important in my life. I am glad that he showed trust in me, gave me the opportunity to be where I am today. I always take his opinions into consideration and always talk with him for inputs. Whenever I am offered a project, I reach out to him.”

The actor has been family friends with Saiee’s as he’s worked with her father Mahesh Manjrekar multiple times. In fact, Salman is a part of Mahesh’s next directorial venture Antim: The Final Truth. Talking about the association she shares with Salman, Saiee adds, “I have known Salman sir ever since I was a kid. At this point of time he knows my friends too (laughs!). My female friends used to come to the sets of Dabangg 3 to see him. He used to make them also comfortable. He has been extremely sweet to them.”